A School Outing
Una gita scolastica (internationally released as A School Outing) is a 1983 Italian comedy-drama film written and directed by Pupi Avati. It entered the 40° Venice Film Festival. The film won the Nastro d'Argento Awards for Best Director, Best Score, Best Actor, Best New Actress and Best Original Script.
|A School Outing|
Italian theatrical release poster by Enzo Sciotti
|Directed by||Pupi Avati|
|Written by||Pupi Avati |
Carlo Delle Piane
|Music by||Riz Ortolani|
|Edited by||Amedeo Salfa|
An old lady recalls the most beautiful memory of her life: a school trip from Bologna to Florence, through the Apennines, on the eve of graduation exam in the early twentieth century. The thirty boys are accompanied by the teacher of letters and drawing. The latter will have an love affair with one of the pupils. But the professor, in love with her, will defend her from scandal.
- Simone Isola. Pupi Avati: il nascondiglio dei generi. Sovera Edizioni, 2007.